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Donor

The party conferring a power. One who makes a gift. One who creates a trust.

donor

n. a person or entity making a gift or donation.

donor

noun aider, almsgiver, altruist, assignor, backer, benefactor, benefactress, bequeather, bestower, cheerful giver, conferrer, consignor, contributor, deliverer, devisor, distributor of largess, donator, free giver, generous giver, giver, Good Samaritan, grantor, helper, humanitarian, patron, patroness, philanthropist, presenter, rewarder, vouchsafer
Foreign phrases: Voluntas donatoris in charta doni sui manifeste expressa observetur.The will of the donor which is clearly expressed in his deed of gift should be obberved.
See also: benefactor, contributor, feoffor, good samaritan, maker, transferor

donor

a person who makes a gift of property.

DONOR. He who makes a gift. (q.v.)

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NHSBT is also launching a special service for donors with this blood group to help retain and recruit donors, because of how critical their types have become to patient care.
"Men are more likely to be able to donate, and able to help more patients with each donation, so we need a new generation of young male donors, to ensure our donor base is strong enough to keep supplying lifesaving blood to hospitals.
The Karaiskakio Foundation is a non-profit organisation, which runs the Cypriot bone marrow donor archives.
The participants also deliberated on recommendations and future plans to improve blood donor management system and practices in the country especially in the newly constructed German funded Regional Blood Centres.
The new portal offers many features that make sorting through the finest details of SGF's prescreened donors to match characteristics and find the right donor easier.
This is for the affected person indicates if you are willing to have the treatment either IVF or the surrogacy with the egg donor so we are the right place for you.
Third-party data, notably from donor cooperative databases (co-ops) provide an opportunity to pinpoint some donors within your active group to whom you can make an aggressive upgrading effort with the least possible risk of losing response.
Conclusion: The donor deferral rate is 7.3% and the leading course of donor deferral are chronic infections like hepatitis C and B and diseases like anaemia.
In an effort to ensure adequate, sustainable and safe blood supply, it is crucial not only to increase the number of donations, but also to target donors meeting standard eligibility criteria and avoid those with risk, identified through the health questionnaire, who should be deferred either temporarily or permanently.1 Donor eligibility policies are a critical layer of blood safety designed to protect donors as well as recipients.2,3 The risk of transfusion safety threats varies by donation history (first-time vs.
Since 1987, UAB has provided transplantation services to more living donor transplant recipients than any other program in the U.S.
Living donors are important to increasing the number of viable grafts for liver transplantation.
The waiting list for a solid organ transplant exceeds 117,000 and continues to grow, while the number of transplants resulting from available donor organs remains stable at below 29,000 per year (1).